Loco Young Guns: Music All Day
May 4 @ 1:00 pm – 8:00 pm

young guns music all day

We’re kicking off the season early with all-day music from 1 – 8PM.  Discover four emerging young artists in the Loudoun County music scene:  Luke Andrews, Caleb Gossage, Everything in Between  (Kirsten Woods and Cole Zimmerman) and Wayne Snow. 

Sing and dance to familiar songs and original compositions delivered with energy, heart and soul from our Young Guns, fresh new talent in Loudoun County.  At 5PM, Todd Brooks and Pour Decisions take the stage for a sensational show that will have you up and dancing the evening away.

With plenty of food, wine, and beer available, you can stay and play all day.

Mother’s Day at 868
May 12 @ 11:00 am – 6:00 pm

picnic grove at 868

What does Mom want most?  An no-stress afternoon drinking wine slushies and eating tasty food from The Grill at 868!  We have you covered!

We’ve got plenty of space for the kids to explore and, if your “kids” are of the four-legged kind, they are welcome in all of our outside spaces at 868 as well.

Adriel GenetAdriel Genet,will be playing in our picnic grove from 2 – 5.  His live acoustic repertoire is comprised of unique arrangements of vintage jazz and pop standards with a contemporary, dramatic edge. 

Outside food welcome in our picnic areas; no outside food allowed in our patio, pavilion or tasting room areas.  Thank you for your compliance with this rule!


riverfox farmRiverfox Farm will be on site with fresh eggs, microgreens, and handmade gifts for Mom.  Stop by to see what goodies they have and learn about our gardening partnership with them!

Mother’s Day Dining at Grandale
May 12 @ 11:00 am – 6:00 pm

Mother's Day menu

Grandale knows a thing or two about moms – what she really wants is special time with her family. 

Bring the mom in your life to Grandale for Mother’s Day to let her know how much she means to you. Our three-course prix fixe has something for everyone – and it’s all fresh and delicious, prepared by Chef Author from tempting spring ingredients provided by our local suppliers. 

After lunch, take a walk around the grounds to discover spring flowers popping up everywhere or challenge mom to a game of cornhole in our field just past the 868 Estate Tasting Room.  A glass of wine for mom?  You’ll easily be her favorite family member today.

Take care of Mom – make your reservation now!

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Music Under the Stars: Frank Lombardi
May 18 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm


music under the stars

It’s a “Unforgettable” night of silky romance as Frank Lombardi sings American Standards in the first of our “Music Under the Stars” Concert Series at 868.  Bring your special someone to enjoy an evening of crooner tunes served with a side of great wine and delicious food.

Blankets and lawn chairs are encouraged.  Food and wine will be available for purchase.

The Taming of The Vine
May 23 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

taming of the vine

Eat, drink and be literary tonight as we share a lighthearted look at Shakespeare and wine.  We’ll enjoy a spring menu from Chef Author tied to some notable quotes from Shakespeare about having a good time with friends and good wine.  Grab a friend and join us for a lovely evening of laughter and friendship at The Vine, the monthly Women’s Wine Dinner at 868.click to registerThe Vine is a monthly women’s wine dinner served at 868 Estate Vineyards.  Four courses, four wines, door prizes and more!  Join us in the welcoming environment of Grandale to drink carefully selected wines, eat wonderful food from Chef Author and enjoy the company of lively women.

It’s Trivia Night!
May 25 @ 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm

think, drink and win

Pour House Trivia will be back at 868 all summer long giving you the opportunity to test your knowledge and have a great time together with friends!  Come enjoy food, wine and a chance to win both prizes and glory!

Sign up ahead of time using the button below for a reserved spot or sign up when you arrive.  Pre-order your charcuterie board and we’ll throw in two free truffles!   No admission charge.

register for trivia

trivia registration

Open for Memorial Day
May 27 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm

868 Estate Vineyards will be open on Memorial Day. We look forward to welcoming you to the vineyard on your holiday!

Dog friendly, family friendly.  And, this weekend thru Monday, serving beer as well as wine. 

Homemade bruschetta (classic, chicken salad and vegan two-bean), hot pretzels and charcuterie boards will be available in the Tasting Room or bring a picnic and enjoy our shaded picnic area with a glass of wine or beer.

pretzels and charcuterie


Greys and Grapes
Jun 1 @ 12:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Bring your blanket and enjoy a relaxing afternoon with us at 868 Estate!  Join us in the picnic area as we celebrate this wonderful family of dogs with a meet and greet, live music, wine and delicious food in our picnic area under the trees. Vendors will be set up and selling unique items, both dog-related and not.  

If you’re curious about adopting a greyhound, there will be plenty of people on hand to answer your questions.

Enjoy live music with Stealing Dawn from 1 – 4 and then stay late for music into the night with our DJ Dance Party going until 8:30PM.

Free Admission.  Wine and food available for purchase.  No outside alcohol allowed on property.  Dogs are allowed in all of our outside areas at 868, but not in the Tasting Room.

A portion of proceeds will be donated to Virginia Greyhound Adoption.   If you are interested in vending at this event, please send an email to info@868estatevineyards.com.

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Summertime Dance Party
Jun 1 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

dance partyOur pavilion will be rocking with hits from the 80’s, 90’s and beyond as Ralph the DJ gets everyone up and moving to the beat.  Got a request?  Let him know and he’ll make the music sing for you! 

No admission charge.  Come early to enjoy plenty of wine and food to energize you for two hours of dancing.  Bring a group or meet one here!

Father’s Day Beer Weekend!
Jun 14 @ 11:00 am – Jun 16 @ 6:00 pm

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